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The chip war

In this modern era of entrepreneurship and innovation, we are entirely reliant on advanced tech tools, machinery and gadgets. From heating up food to developing nuclear energy, we seek assistance…

Can chatbots be therapists? Only if you want them to be

A manager at artificial intelligence firm OpenAI caused consternation recently by writing that she just had “a quite emotional, personal conversation” with her firm’s viral chatbot ChatGPT. “Never tried therapy…

A race for semiconductors

Semiconductors or microchips are a critical technology because they power nearly everything – be it cars, smartphones, MRI scanners, airliners, industrial robots, data centres, autonomous vehicles, artificial intelligence or advanced…

America’s China question

The last two months have witnessed three important events that may directly and indirectly influence the tone of China-US relations in 2023. One, the mid-term polls in November produced a…